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Senior Project Specialist (R1071177) in Boston, MA at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 4/10/2019

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    Boston, MA
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Job Description

Join us on our exciting journey! IQVIA™ is The Human Data Science Company™, focused on using data and science to help healthcare clients find better solutions for their patients. Formed through the merger of IMS Health and Quintiles, IQVIA offers a broad range of solutions that harness advances in healthcare information, technology, analytics and human ingenuity to drive healthcare forward.

This position is responsible for configuration, deployment and support of DrugDev Spark technology solutions in accordance with the company’s/client’s strategic project plan. This individual will work collaboratively within their project team to ensure DrugDev Spark technology deployments are aligned with customer requirements. This individual will also directly support and consult with our client's clinical operations team's ongoing use of the platform and often will act as an extension of our client’s clinical trial operational function. Typical duties include implementing programs for use of DrugDev Spark solutions, coordinating project activities, collaborating with project team members, and monitoring progress toward project achievement.

Summary of Essential Job Functions

  •  Responsible for configuration and deployment of DrugDev Spark Platform solutions in accordance with the client’s needs and requests
  •  Begin serving as point of contact for client consultation on select projects depending on the scale and needs of the team
  •  Serve as front line for support requests that are received from end users
  •  Collect and analyze user metrics in support of client request
  •  Assist project manager in the execution of the implementation plan for assigned projects
  •  Draft and edit content for the project's tenant
  •  Mentor and train new, entry-level employees
  •  Prepare meeting agendas and meeting minutes (documenting key decisions and action items)
  •  Support internal cross-project team initiatives as resources and client needs scale
  •  Manage migration of data from multiple vendors (e.g. IXRS, CTMS, etc.) into DrugDev Spark Platform

Minimum Experience Requirements

  • Must have BA/BS degree, preferably in a business, science/health care field, information systems, technology or equivalent degree and/or related experience.
  • Prior experience at a biotechnology, pharmaceutical, CRO, clinical research, or healthcare technology company preferred.
  • Experience working with and implementing technology solutions a plus.

Skill Requirements

  • Strong computer skills (i.e. Microsoft Office, Mac OS, HTML, etc.)
  • Knowledge of clinical trial process (preferred)
  • Proven organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Superior interpersonal communication and presentation skills
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks and self-motivate when required to meet deadlines.
  • Comfortable working in a global company with a team-oriented environment

We know that meaningful results require not only the right approach but also the right people. Regardless of your role, we invite you to reimagine healthcare with us. You will have the opportunity to play an important part in helping our clients drive healthcare forward and ultimately improve human health outcomes. Whatever your career goals, we are here to ensure you get there! We invite you to join IQVIA™

IQVIA is an EEO Employer - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

IQVIA, Inc. provides reasonable accommodations for applicants with disabilities.  Applicants who require reasonable accommodation to submit an application for employment or otherwise participate in the application process should contact IQVIA’s Talent Acquisition team at to arrange for such an accommodation.

Job ID: R1071177